TRENTON – A Superior Court judge has directed Getty Petroleum Marketing Inc. and Power Test Realty to pay the state more than $866,932 as compensation for costs incurred by the Schools Development Authority in cleaning up a polluted service station…
ELIZABETH—Union County’s One-Stop Career Center has moved to a new location in Elizabeth at 921 Elizabeth Avenue. The One-Stop offers free services and training for job seekers every weekday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and remains open until 6 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. English and Spanish are spoken.
ALBANY, N.Y. – Two Elizabeth residents recently graduated from Excelsior College in Albany, N.Y.
ELIZABETH—St. Mary of the Assumption High School will welcome the classes of 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 next month. Freshman orientation is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Sept. 9; all other classes will report to school at 8 a.m. on…
ELIZABETH—Authorities have charged a 22-year-old Elizabeth man with severely beating his father with a baseball bat on Thursday night, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow said.
Beginning Aug. 21 and running through Sept. 7, a total of 236 local and county law enforcement agencies, as well as the New Jersey State Police, will be cracking down on drivers operating their vehicles and motorcycles while intoxicated.
ELIZABETH—Trinitas Regional Medical Center will sponsor a Medical Explorers Post for teens and young adults aged 15 – 20, male and female, who are interested in exploring medical careers. The Explorers is a division of the Boy Scouts of America.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Middle school students throughout Union County may learn about sustainability this fall by building their own wind turbines and cooking with solar energy. The hands-on activities took place during a “Green Boot Camp” for middle school teachers. The camp was developed through a partnership between Honeywell and Union County Vocational-Technical Schools, to help middle school teachers learn about the latest green education tools.
ELIZABETH — The Merck Institute for Science Education held its Academy for Leadership in Science Instruction in Princeton earlier this month. The three-year K-12 professional development program brings together teachers, principals and district administrators to create a community of science educators and leaders who will work to strengthen science instruction in their schools and districts for years to come.
ELIZABETH — The Elizabeth Board of Education will meet tonight, Aug. 19, at 7 p.m. at the Donald Stewart Early Childhood Center School No. 51, 544 Pennsylvania Avenue, beginning at 7 p.m.